let their hearts be softened and shaped by the people
we serve. We directly confront the "structures
of our world, which devalue the dignity of the human
see the suffering face of God in the undocumented immigrant
or the reviled prostitute, and hear the laughter of angels
in families we have reconciled. Rather than grieve for
an opportunity gone, we start afresh with whatever is
at hand, no matter how small, like the shine of a star
in a muddied pool.
are focused women with a will to learn mercy and compassion
from the heart of the Shepherd, to whose heart we again
and again return for comfort, strength and direction.
ministries and services of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd
are many and varied for our desire to serve is limited
only by the walls of our expanding world. This expanse,
have you seen where it ends?